Stakeholders in Accord party in Ibarapa Central/North federal constituency have endorsed Engr. Olusegun Okanlawon as the party’s candidate for the House of Representatives in the 2023 general elections.
The stakeholders made this known in a communique issued after a ‘ meeting of the Accord party held on Wednesday at Tapa area of the federal constituency.
According to the communique, Engr Okanlawon was unanimously endorsed to replace Chief Ademola Ojo who defected to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and appointed last week as the Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor Seyi Makinde.
The Ibarapa Central/North Federal Constituency stakeholders described Engr Okanlawon as a philanthropist and committed democrat, who had contributed immensely to the development of Ibarapaland.
Engineer Okanlawon was born on June 20, 1985 and attended Adegoke Nursery and Primary School, Igbo-Ora before he proceeded to Olivet Baptist High School, Oyo for his secondary education.
He bagged his Bachelor of Technology degree and Master in Business Administration (MBA) from the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso.